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“What am I thinking right now?” - and 19 more of the hardest interview questions

Mind reading, psychology and social justice - just three subjects you might not expect to crop up in an interview for a job in accountancy or computing.

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Big Lottery funding support for weekly film workshops

Big Lottery funding support for weekly film workshops

Projects giving young Scots the skills and confidence to take greater control of their futures are sharing in £455,889 of dormant banks and building society cash from the Young Start Fund, run by the Big Lottery Fund.

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Experts had warned of a 9 per cent rise in the cost of Prosecco.

Prosecco prayers answered with launch of new wine ‘Progrigio’

Prosecco lovers have no reason to panic over a predicted price hike.

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Sergey Busedsky of Sharmanka

A loom with a view

A new documentary coming to BBC Alba combines a fascinating glimpse into the history of Harris Tweed, with an insight into the unique imagination of Sharmanka, the Russian art group, as it creates a new artwork using a loom from Harris.

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Young ecologisers get message across with great images

Young ecologisers get message across with great images

Finding the beauty in trash and rubbish discarded on our beautiful landscapes was the catalyst for a humorous photograph competition for children.

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Helping hand...this taxi driver knows how to treat those with sight loss, and their guide dogs. Sadly, others dont.

Stop treating us like second class citizens...

Imagine you were turned away from a shop, restaurant or pub or ordered a taxi to take you home only to be told by the driver that you weren’t welcome.

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Could the nokia 3310 be making a comeback?

The Nokia 3310 is being relaunched - so here are 6 more classic phones we want back

Everyone’s favourite noughties mobile phone, the Nokia 3310, is expected to make a comeback this year with manufacturer, HMD set to launch the Nokia 3320.

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Video: Distillery cat was just ‘feline’ like a holiday!

The well-loved cat of one of Scotland’s most popular distilleries had everyone worried when he failed to turn up for work recently.

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Quiz: How much do you know about Valentine’s Day?

Valentine’s Day is just a day away, but how much do you know about the heart-shaped holiday?

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11 things kids did to sneak into pubs

11 things kids did to sneak into pubs

Trying to get into a pub or club when you’re underage is a universal rite of passage. Unfortunately, more often than not said ‘passage’ is blocked by a brute of a doorman.

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Four in ten British workers think they will never be able to retire

Four in ten British workers think they will never be able to retire

Four in 10 workers fear they will never be able to retire, according to new research.

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Segway time...SWI is no longer just all about jam and Jerusalem

It’s the SWI but less admin and more Facebook

Segway racing, social media and rum tasting – not the activities you would expect from the ladies of the women’s institute.

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David Morrison

Isles FM plea to get back on air

Community-owned radio station Isles FM have launched a crowdfunding bid to get them back on the air after their main transmitter suffered extensive damage.

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OHCPP wants your views

OHCPP wants your views

With the people of the Outer Hebrides reporting the highest levels of happiness in the UK in a recent survey, you may think that living in the Outer Hebrides can’t get any better; or you may disagree. Either way the Outer Hebrides Community Planning Partnership (OHCPP) would like to hear what you have to say.

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What's your favourite topping? Pic Andy Rodgers/Flickr

Poll: National Pizza Day - what’s your favourite topping?

Today is National Pizza Day.

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Alan Cumming's Edge of Scotland broadcasts on STV

Alan Cumming explores Outer Hebrides

Acclaimed Scottish actor Alan Cumming will explore the Outer Hebrides in a stunning one hour documentary on STV.

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Cash for Save the Children

Cash for Save the Children

Staff and pupils at Laxdale School held a Christmas Jumpers/ Christmas themed clothes Day back in December and have now presented their chosen charity with the cash raised.

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Berlin’s Swissotel is the perfect base for a trip to the German capital

In the lift to reception at Swissôtel Berlin, we checked ourselves for stray smudges of sauce.

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School raises cash for Macmillan

School raises cash for Macmillan

The pupils, parents and staff of Sgoil an Taobh Siar raised a fantastic amount for Macmillan Cancer Relief recently.

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Avoiding online dangers on Safer Internet Day

Avoiding online dangers on Safer Internet Day

Today - Tuesday, February 7 - is Safer Internet Day 2017.

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